Meeting an old friend

Meeting an old friend

I’ve been on the road now for over two weeks. It’s hard to really be sure, but I think am getting used to my new life. When camping in the woods I’m not scared by every sound I hear. I start to like my own company and found a way to spend the day...
Roads turned rivers

Roads turned rivers

Dear friends and loved ones, I have survived the rain. It turned out to be the heaviest rainfall in the last 850 years. From Sittard I walked roads-turned-rivers to Bingelrade. I knew a hot shower awaited me there so it was worth the effort. As I walked through the...
Am I a pilgrim?

Am I a pilgrim?

Dear friends, The first steps have been taken! Today I arrived in Kevelaer, as intended. I have walked over 60km in just two days. It just a matter of not stopping and I will make it to Istanbul in no-time. But as I set out yesterday, Istanbul was not at all on my...
It has begun

It has begun

Vandaag ben ik gaan lopen. Waar ik loop is van nu afgaan een weg. – Acda en de Munnik The moment is finally here! I have packed all my stuff and shut the door of my apartment, never to return again. The last couple of days have been tough. My birthday was a day...